"Do I love my lawn more than I love my family and my neighbors?" Gardening guru Jeff Lowenfels asks a good question in his weekly column: "Do I love my (weed-free) lawn more than I love my family and my neighbors?" Glyphosate, the main ingredient in Round-Up and other weed-and-feed formulations, is deadly to dandelions
Cancer-causing Chemicals in Everyday Products: Your Right-to-Know and Necessary Actions to Prevent Harm
CHE-Alaska Teleconference: held on June 24th, 2020 Download slides for this presentation here (pdf or powerpoint) Despite a growing body of research around the toxicity of chemicals used in consumer products and within our food system, regulation of chemical manufacturers lag behind the science. Chemicals are used in production, processing, and packaging that are known
Virtual event will feature environmental justice activists from Alaska and around the world You can sign up here. Rachel Carson's "Silent Spring," an exposé of the link between toxic pesticide DDT and the decline in songbird populations and other environmental harms, is widely regarded as the impetus for the rise of the global environmental movement.